Feb. 12 – The Brazilian ministry of environment begins a program to save the endangered three-banded armadillo, while Major League Soccer footballers praise Brazil ahead of the World Cup
Nov. 26 – “Fuleco” is the name of the Brazilian three-banded armadillo that doubles as a mascot for the 2014 World Cup.
Sept. 17 – The three-banded armadillo is the official mascot of the Brazil 2014 World Cup. It will be named Amijubi, Fuleco or Zuzeco after a public vote. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.